Description: This interview was recorded as part of the 75th anniversary celebration of the City of Palo Alto, highlighting pioneers who “helped contribute to the remarkable growth of Palo Alto and the Bay Area.” Jane Morgan, author of “Electronics in the West,” interviews William Hewlett, President and Chief Executive Officer, Hewlett-Packard Company. Amongst other topics, Hewlett describes his company’s efforts to diversify their workforce. This recording is part of the Perham Collection of Early Electronics. Note: This is the audio track from a black and white film of the same interview/event. The film itself is available from other archives such as the HP Archives.
Call Number: 2003-47-43
Rights: Copyright status unknown. While History San Jose has been assigned legal rights to the Perham Collection of Early Electronics, including Jane Morgan's Papers, the film for which this interview was conducted may be copyrighted by the City of Palo Alto. It is not clear what legal arrangement Jane Morgan had in place at the time of the interview.